Washington Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Winter Weather Advisory
Statement as of 2:17 PM EST on March 04, 2015

... Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until 4 PM EST
Thursday...

* snow accumulations... 2 to 5 inches.

* Snow beginning... late this afternoon... mixed with sleet at the start.

* Period of most intense snow... tonight into Thursday morning.

* Snow ending... Thursday afternoon.

* Impacts... hazardous travel conditions are expected due to snow
accumulation.

* Winds... northwest 5 to 10 mph.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means that snowfall will cause
travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered roads and
limited visibility. Report snow accumulation to the National
Weather Service by calling 412-262-1988... posting to the NWS
Pittsburgh facebook Page... or using twitter @nwspittsburgh.





Flood Warning
Statement as of 9:31 PM EST on March 04, 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
the Monongahela river near Charleroi.
* Until late Thursday night... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 9:00 PM Wednesday the stage was 30.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 28.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 32.0 feet by
after midnight tonight. The river will fall below flood stage
Thursday late evening.
* Impact... at 32.0 feet... flooding occurs on Connellsville, fourth,
Cook, and main streets in Fayette City


Lat... Lon 4011 7990 4016 7993 4019 7987 4016 7984
      4015 7987 4014 7987




931 PM EST Wed Mar 4 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
the Monongahela river near Elizabeth.
* Until late Thursday night... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 8:15 PM Wednesday the stage was 20.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by this evening and continue to
rise to near 22.7 feet by Thursday morning.The river will fall
below flood stage by Thursday late evening.
* Impact... at 23.0 feet... Industrial chemical corporation plant
floods.


Lat... Lon 4026 7994 4032 7988 4029 7984 4025 7990





Local Storm Report


03/04/2015 0800 am

Cecil, Washington County.

Flood, reported by Emergency Mngr.


            Roadways in the Cecil and Canton Township were reported
            closed due to flooding. Roads around Ellsworth were also
            reported closed




03/04/2015 0911 am

Deemston, Washington County.

Flood, reported by Emergency Mngr.


            Martindale Road and Buckingham Road flooded




03/04/2015 0800 am

Cecil, Washington County.

Flood, reported by Emergency Mngr.


            Roadways in the Cecil and Canton Township were reported
            closed due to flooding. Roads around Ellsworth were also
            reported closed




03/04/2015 0911 am

Deemston, Washington County.

Flood, reported by Emergency Mngr.


            Martindale Road and Buckingham Road flooded


Public Information Statement
Statement as of 9:04 PM EST on March 04, 2015

... Local weather observations... the following are unofficial
observations taken during the past 6 hours for the storm that has
been affecting our region. Appreciation is extended to Highway
departments... cooperative observers... Skywarn spotters and media for
these reports. This summary is also available on our home Page at
weather.Gov/Pittsburgh

********************storm total snowfall********************

Location storm total time/date comments
                     snowfall of
                     /inches/ measurement

Ohio

... Harrison County...
   Tappan 1.0 828 PM 3/04 dept of highways

... Jefferson County...
   Wintersville 1.5 715 PM 3/04 dept of highways

... Muskingum County...
   Blue Rock 1.0 810 PM 3/04 social media

Pennsylvania

... Allegheny County...
   Mount Washington 1.0 745 PM 3/04 social media
   Moon Township 0.8 901 PM 3/04 NWS office